Reviews

Arrested Growth

“What a joke” and “I want to die” are appropriate refrains for How to Make Friends and Then Kill Them, a potent blast of tragicomedy now playing at the Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre. On a stage wreathed with asbestos and alcohol, Ada (Katya Campbell) and Sam (Keira Keeley) live a life of fantasy and delusion, their […]

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An Intact Originality and Character

David (Jesse Eisenberg), the protagonist of Mr. Eisenberg’s new play, bears some resemblance to Edgar, the part he played in Asuncion, his first work for the Rattlestick Playwrights Theater: he is an entitled, pot smoking vegetarian whose condescension does not prevent him from prefacing every sentence with, “Sorry.”  But unlike Edgar, David is not particularly […]

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